food pantries

Community Comes Together to Overcome Turkey Theft
A week after thieves broke into the Saint Anthony of Padua Church on Acushnet Avenue in New Bedford, the community has come together to help make up for the loss of $500 in stolen meals intended for the needy this Thanksgiving and Christmas, including 20 turkeys...
Another Successful Year for “Cans Across the Park”
WBSM's "Cans Across the Park" program extended non-perishable food items from Rockdale Ave to Brownell Ave several times thanks to hundreds of donors. Many listeners stopped by Buttonwood Park Saturday, dropping off canned and dry goods to help out those in need in time for th…